Gossip Girl Mayhem

Posted on: July 21st, 2009 at 8:14 am by

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Complete teeny-bopper mayhem is what happens when Gossip Girl invades the neighborhood. Standing six people deep on the north side of Prince between Mott and Mulberry was an army of young girls armed with cameras, bouquets, and obnoxious voices.  It was quite interesting to watch the PAs maintain control of the crowd and keep silence through the actual rehearsal and filming sessions.

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Some PAs were abusive with their demands, while others were nicer, even flirtatious with the females.  But the funniest sight was this dude sitting on a toolbox, copping z’s during his shift.  A yawnfest, indeed.

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